Atypical exanthems.

How to Cite

Gelmetti C. 2018. Atypical exanthems. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 6 (1):19-24.


Gelmetti C.
pp. 19-24


In this article, the Author first analyzes typical exanthems and their classification with the scope of a better understanding of atypical exanthems. He then discusses atypical exanthems including the asymmetrical periflexural exanthem of childhood, the Gianotti-­Crosti syndrome, the Kawasaki disease, and the drug exanthems. He also analyzes both the diagnostic criteria for atypical exanthems and the differential diagnosis between infectious exanthems and drug exanthems.


Atypical exanthems, APEC, Gianotti-Crosti syndrome, Drug exanthems